Christophe Vidal

Vice President - Head of Aeronautics Sector | France

Graduated in Aeronautics & Computer Science from French National School for Civil Aviation (ENAC), he joined SOGETI High Tech 10 years ago as trainee. He began his career as project engineer for AIRBUS & Dassault Aviation in the field of aircraft performance tools and avionics simulation. Then, he spent 2 years as sales representative addressing AIRBUS Customer Services. He became manager in 2008 and is now in charge of a 350 people unit addressing Scientific Software (e.g processing data of an aircraft engine aerodynamics) and System Engineering & Simulation (e.g simulating the behavior of AIRBUS future cockpit).